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Reading these personal finance and investing articles will help you improve your financial literacy, understand more complex financial topics, and help you learn the importance of investing for the future. 

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The 5 Types of Financial Independence…

June 20, 2024

Starting your journey towards Financial Independence Retire Early (FI/RE) in Canada opens up possibilities for those eager to take control...

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In a Public Sector role? Here…

June 13, 2024

Public sector roles, including those in schools and hospitals, make up approximately 21% of employment in Canada. That includes teachers...

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8 Canadian Investment Accounts To Know…

June 6, 2024

If you are new to investing, you might be wondering what the Canadian investment accounts are available, and which is...

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What Are Canadian Real Estate Investment…

May 30, 2024

Canadian Real Estate Investment Trusts: What They Are and Should You Invest? Canadians have heard owning property was the path...

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How to Calculate Retirement Savings in…

May 25, 2024

When is a good time to calculate retirement savings needs? When retirement may be decades away it’s hard to think...

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Different types of investments

May 25, 2024

There is a lot to understand about the different types of investments available in Canada. From the traditional options of...

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Saving for Long Term Financial Goals

April 25, 2024

Saving for long term financial goals can seem huge and intimidating, That overwhelm can lead to inaction because of decision...

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How To Build Generational Wealth In 4 Steps

April 15, 2024

How To Build Generational Wealth In 4 StepsBuilding generational wealth can feel impossible when dreaded financial struggles and living paycheck...

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The S&P 500 Index Demystified: A Beginner’s Guide

April 4, 2024

The most widely touted advice among financial influencers on the internet is to “just invest in the S&P 500.” But...

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FHSA Canada: Understanding the newest tool…

March 14, 2024

The FHSA in Canada is a new account for aspiring homeowners. Is it the answer to fixing housing affordability in Canada? Well,...

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What is a Defined Benefit Retirement…

February 15, 2024

Throughout your career search, you may come across some employers that offer a defined benefit pension and wonder, "Just what...

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Should You Open An RESP? 3…

February 6, 2024

Many millennial parents are struggling with student loan debt repayments, higher than planned mortgage payments, or increasing rents, as well...

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5 Ways Beginner Bloggers Can Monetize…

February 1, 2024

Social media is awash with posts and reels claiming you can make thousands of dollars daily with “digital marketing” side...

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The 5 Best Investing Platforms for…

January 18, 2024

5 best investing platforms for beginners in Canada - Not sure where to start when it comes to investing? Let...

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How Do You Use Credit Cards…

January 15, 2024

How do you use credit cards wisely? This beginners guide to using credit to your benefit and avoiding credit card...

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Nailing Your Professional Growth Goals: 6…

January 4, 2024

Building a successful career is all about laying a strong foundation, and professional development is crucial. Whether you are just...

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What is a soft credit check…

December 5, 2023

What Is A Soft Credit Check in Canada: What You Need to Know While applying for a new loan, mortgage...

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2024 TFSA Contribution Limit Misunderstandings

November 13, 2023

The TFSA (Tax-Free Savings Account) is one of Canadians' most misunderstood financial tools. Introduced in 2009, it is a versatile...

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Employer Pension Plans Canada: A Millennial…

November 8, 2023

Have an employer sponsored pension, and confused as to what that means for your future financial planning? Come along as...

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5 Reasons You Need To Be…

July 28, 2023

If you're a Canadian Woman who wants to start investing, you, my friend, are in the right place.Before I discovered...

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3 Simple Things To Improve Your…

April 21, 2023

Three simple tools to help you improve your finances today!

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How To Become a Dividend Investor

March 12, 2023

How To Become A Dividend Investor So, you are curious about how to become a dividend investor? Investing in the...

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Life Insurance Basics for Canadian Families

November 14, 2022

Life Insurance Basics For Canadian Families Here are some life insurance basics every Canadian family should know! When you're budgeting...

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Five Affirmations in a Bear Market

November 7, 2022

Five Affirmations in a Bear Market Take a deep breath … relax … exhale … repeat. Yes, there is a bear...

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How To Get Unbiased Financial Advice

September 19, 2022

In the world of finance, there is almost always quite a large knowledge imbalance between the client and the provider....

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Employer Pension Match

September 6, 2022

Are you missing out on this amazing employment benefit? Don't leave this money on the table.

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How to Invest in Canada

April 4, 2022

Investing can be confusing, so much so that it prevents people from starting to invest, or feeling comfortable with investing....

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6 Things You Must Consider Before…

March 30, 2022

Before you start investing, consider these 6 things to make sure you are ready to start!

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How to invest in real estate…

March 16, 2022

Buying a home as a primary residence is usually one of the biggest purchases Canadians make. There are various ways...

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3 Ways to Manage Money as…

February 22, 2022

As a couple gets more serious, they need to decide how they will manage their money as a couple. Key...

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